Alternative spring break tour of one of the fashion capitals of the world

The College of Human Sciences London Fashion Tour provides students with opportunities to experience a unique cultural view of the European fashion industry. London, a global fashion capital, is full of the history of both the textile and apparel industries. This alternative Spring Break study abroad opportunity combines classroom knowledge with field experiences, and is a perfect option for students who are looking for a less expensive and shorter study abroad program.



  • Application Due: October 18
  • Scholarship application due: October 18
  • First Payment Due: November 17
  • Final Payment Due: December 1
  • Depart for London: TBA
  • Return to the U.S.: TBA

Download a copy of the HS.UK.TentativeProgramAgenda.pdf



Students participating in this program will be enrolled in either:
CADS 3940 (3 credit hours)
CADS 7940 (3 credit hours)
Faculty Director: Anne Beth Presley


Program fee of $5,000 includes:

  • United Healthcare Global
  • Round trip airfare from Atlanta to London plus airline taxes and fuel surcharges
  • 7 night’s hotel accommodation (double or triple occupancy with private bathrooms)
  • Breakfast daily
  • Farewell dinner at a local pub restaurant
  • Roundtrip airport transfers by private motor coach and with Select Travel Study escort
  • 7 day London tube pass
  • Fashion walking tour
  • Visit to leading British fashion publisher
  • Full day excursion from London to Nottingham with tour of the lacemaking district and Lace Market Centre
  • Visit to the Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Meeting and visit to East End fashion design house
  • Fashion and Textile Museum
  • Visit to West End theatre costumiers
  • East End Creative Fashion tour
  • Half day workshop at a London fashion school
  • Visit to the Tower of London
  • Visit to Westminster Abbey
  • Tickets to a West End show
  • Departure airport transfer to Heathrow
  • Local taxes and service charges

The program fee does not include:

  • $1000 Check (required); applied to the cost of the trip.
  • Travel to and from the Atlanta airport
  • Items not listed above, such as:
    • Lunches and dinners (except the farewell dinner)
    • Items of a personal nature (e.g., hotel extras, laundry, phone)
    • Optional visits
    • Passport and/or visa fees


If you do not have a passport: Please check for the nearest local passport office and forms. Application for a United States passport should be made at least 120 days in advance of your departure date. Auburn Abroad recommends that you apply for a passport as soon as you know you are participating in the program. If you already have a passport: Please check the expiration date. Passports should be valid for at least 6 months following your scheduled time abroad.

Visa Notice: Visa regulations are being reviewed and updated constantly. Please check with the Faculty Director of Program Provider regarding Visa requirements.



P: 334-844-3748